North West Housing LIN Regional Meeting

Event date

Key resources



  • 09.45    Registration and Refreshments
  • 10.15    Welcome and Introductions – Jean Bray, North West Regional Chair, Housing LIN
  • 10.20   Housing LIN update – Ian Copeman, Principal Associate, Housing LIN @HLINConsult
  • 10.30    Adaptations without delay – Rachel Russell, Occupational Therapy Lecturer, Salford University ~ @Bronteot
  • 10.50    Invisible Creations – Tricia Grierson, Head of Independent Living, Johnnie Johnson Housing ~ @grierson_t
  • 11.10   Adaptations and Non-Decent Homes - Millie Brown, Evidence Officer, Centre for Ageing Better @Ageing_Better
  • 11.25    Q&A
  • 11.45    Refreshments & snacks
  • 12.05    Innovations in beautiful accessible home design; how to adapt a home without it having to look like a hospital - Ed Warner, Founder & CEO, Motionspot ~ @motionEd
  • 12.25   Adapted Homes, Empowered Lives – Ollie Phelan, Policy Officer, Versus Arthritis @VersusArthritis
  • 12.45    Q&A
  • 13.00    Lunch and networking
  • 13.40    Creating independent homes for people developing or living with cognitive conditions in East Manchester - Judy Noah, Head of Development & Pauline Terry, Development Manager, One Manchester @OneMcr
  • 14.00    Adaptations at Southway - Karen Carlton, Head of Asset & Compliance, Southway Housing Trust @SouthwayHousing
  • 14.20    Q&A
  • 14.30   Close


There is on-street parking available near the venue. You can also reach Barlow Moor Community Centre via bus route 101, 102 and 103 from Manchester Piccadilly. (It's approx 15-20mins in a taxi).


Priority will be given to Housing LIN members from the North West Region.

Terms and Conditions

Important notice: this event provided free of charge to those registered in advance to attend and who subsequently attend. However, we reserve the right to charge those who register and subsequently fail to attend. This is due to the Housing LIN's incurring irrecoverable costs based on numbers of those registered in advance to attend. Non-attenders will be invoiced and pursued for payment. By registering you unreservedly accept these terms and conditions. The cost of this event is £150 plus VAT per head.